The price of local government in 2017: Logan County
That's a decrease of 1.9 percent from 2016, when the county spent $16.43 million.
Logan County has a population of 29,245.
Since 2001, the Logan County budget has fallen by 60 percent, from $40.33 million. The county population has fallen 8.6 percent over the same period, from 32,000.
Salaries accounted for 38.6 percent of county spending in 2017. Logan County property taxpayers paid $6.22 million for 124 full-time employees and 67 part-time employees.
In 2001, the county had 140 full-time employees and 70 part-time employees, and spent $6.46 million.
All values in this story are inflation-adjusted real values.